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Kuwait's Gulf Bank posts 10% rise in Q1 net profit
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Kuwait's Gulf Bank posts 10% rise in Q1 net profit

Monday, 14 April 2014 2:03 PM

Country's fourth-largest lender makes $31.1m in the three months to the end of March

National Bank of Kuwait Q1 net profit rises 3.2%
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National Bank of Kuwait Q1 net profit rises 3.2%

Sunday, 13 April 2014 11:36 AM

Results by the Gulf state's largest commercial lender edged ahead of analysts' expectations

Global investors “suspicious” of GCC countries: report
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Global investors “suspicious” of GCC countries: report

Saturday, 5 April 2014 3:05 PM

GCC states are giving a mixed welcome to investors, The Economist Intelligence Unit report says

Commercial Bank Of Kuwait to convert to Islamic banking
Banking & Finance»

Commercial Bank Of Kuwait to convert to Islamic banking

Thursday, 3 April 2014 4:45 PM

Lender also received approval to raise $426m through the sale of subordinated bonds to fund expansion

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World's 100 Most Powerful Arabs - Leaders

Monday, 31 March 2014 8:54 AM

Welcome to the 2014 Arabian Business Power List, our guide to the planet’s 100 most influential Arabs

Kuwait to let foreign banks open more branches
Banking & Finance»

Kuwait to let foreign banks open more branches

Wednesday, 26 March 2014 9:49 AM

Analysts doubt many banks will take advantage of offer unless government accelerates investment projects

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Kuwait's Gulf Bank names new CEO
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Kuwait's Gulf Bank names new CEO

Tuesday, 18 March 2014 2:00 PM

Gulf state's fourth largest lender says it has appointed Cesar Gonzalez-Bueno as chief exec

Pakistan blocks sale of Meezan Bank stake, says Kuwait's Noor
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Pakistan blocks sale of Meezan Bank stake, says Kuwait's Noor

Monday, 17 March 2014 2:21 PM

Noor Financial Investment Co says proposed sale of its stake in Karachi-based bank has been halted by central bank

500,000 in Kuwait banned from travelling over debts
Politics & Economics»

500,000 in Kuwait banned from travelling over debts

Thursday, 13 March 2014 12:31 PM

More than 12% of residents cannot leave the country, while the gov’t reopens a fund to pay citizens’ dues

Kuwait expects to see 3-3.5% economic growth in 2014
Banking & Finance»

Kuwait expects to see 3-3.5% economic growth in 2014

Wednesday, 12 March 2014 6:09 PM

Central bank governor also says non-performing loans will be lower this year than in 2013

Gulf rift has no effect on cenbank talks, says Kuwait
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Gulf rift has no effect on cenbank talks, says Kuwait

Wednesday, 12 March 2014 5:14 PM

Region's first high-level gathering since diplomatic rift goes ahead without interference, says Kuwait official

Kuwait reopens controversial debt takeover scheme
Banking & Finance»

Kuwait reopens controversial debt takeover scheme

Wednesday, 12 March 2014 11:35 AM

Gov’t already has taken over bank loans of 18,000 citizens, worth $433m

Kuwait gov't spending rises 8%, below initial plan
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Kuwait gov't spending rises 8%, below initial plan

Monday, 10 March 2014 5:24 PM

Finance Ministry figures show public expenditure reached $37.6bn for April-January period

Kuwaiti landmark ruling gives expat free medication
Healthcare»

Kuwaiti landmark ruling gives expat free medication

Monday, 10 March 2014 1:23 PM

Syrian father living in Kuwait wins case to gain free medicine for sick daughter, worth $234,000 per year

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New CEO of Kuwait's NBK backs regional strategy
Banking & Finance»

New CEO of Kuwait's NBK backs regional strategy

Monday, 10 March 2014 9:37 AM

Isam al-Sager took over as CEO of Gulf's fifth largest bank by assets from Ibrahim Dabdoub


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